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Salvation Army Emergency Services

The SAES has 2 catering trucks. Both trucks have similar specifications.

SAES Truck

Funding was provided by way of an Emergency Management Australia (EMA) grant under the National Emergency Volunteer Support Fund and our major sponsor SGIC. 

 The SAES provides emergency catering to South Australia's Emergency Service Organisations such as but not limited to:

  • SA Country Fire Service (CFS)
  • State Emergency Service (SES)
  • SA Police Department (SAPOL)

Established in South Australia around 1980, the SAES has provided catering for emergencies such as:

  • Bushfires
  • Floods
  • Storm damage
  • Searches for missing people
  • Sieges
  • Ship fires
  • Major road and rail accidents
  • Police Operations

The SAES is available 24/7, and when activated is staffed by a team of trained volunteers who have training in safety, operations, and food handling.

Team leaders have National Accreditation & Certification in food handling and preparation.

The SAES has approximately 100 trained volunteers in the Adelaide metropolitan area and 80 in country areas.

Sponsors and Supporters

Major Sponsor



Other Supporters


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